Fort Wayne weekend events, October 26 – 28

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FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WOWO) –

Guest Artist Masterclass – Lise de la Salle, piano – Friday, Oct. 26 @ 4-5:30 p.m.
French pianist Lise de la Salle has appeared with the world’s leading orchestras, including the London Symphony Orchestra, the Chicago Symphony, and the Los Angeles Philharmonic. Prior to her performance, she will work with Purdue Fort Wayne pianists in a masterclass setting.
Admission: Free
Location: Rhinehart Music Center at Purdue University Fort Wayne, 2101 E. Coliseum Boulevard

Trunk-or-Treat 2018 – Friday, Oct. 26 @ 5-6:30 p.m.
The Learning Community is hosting their annual Trunk-or-Treat event. Open to the public, the event includes candy and food! Bravas food truck will be on-site. All proceeds benefit The Learning Community’s mission to provide children with the best learning environment possible.
Admission: N/A
Location: The Learning Community, 2041 Reed Road

Purdue Fort Wayne Physics Halloween Demo – Friday, Oct. 26 @ 6-7:30 p.m.
The Purdue Fort Wayne Physics Department will be hosting its annual Halloween show for people of all ages. The show is great for those interested in science and spooks. Since it’s a Halloween show, free candy will be provided and costumes are more than welcome.
Admission: Free
Location: Purdue University Fort Wayne, 2101 E. Coliseum Boulevard

Machine Head at Clyde Theatre – Friday, Oct. 26 @ 7-11 p.m.
Heavy Metal / Thrash / Groove Metal / Nu Metal.
Admission: $22 in advance, $22.50 week of, $25 day of show
Location: Clyde Theatre, 1808 Bluffton Road

Fort Wayne Komets vs. Toledo – Friday, Oct. 26 @ 8 p.m.
Join the Jungle and cheer on the Fort Wayne Komets as they take on Toledo this Friday night!
Admission: Adults $13-$29; Seniors $12-$25; Children $9-$20
Location: Allen County War Memorial Coliseum, 4000 Parnell Avenue

Midway Mayhem – Friday, Oct. 26 and Saturday, Oct. 27 @ 8 p.m.
Each year the Fort Wayne Dance Collective offers a completely new Halloween production. This year’s spooky show, set in a carnival midway, features vignettes that allow the audience to experience the creepy carnival games, side show entertainment, and frightful amusement rides offered at the fabricated fair.
Admission: $15
Location: Arts United – Parkview Physicians Group Artslab, 300 E. Main Street

Trick or Treat: A Halloween Cabaret – Friday, Oct. 26 and Saturday, Oct. 27 @ 8 and 11 p.m.
Take part in a spooky night filled with the most evil and villainous songs from theatre, film and beyond. Don’t forget, each performance features a costume contest! Winners will receive two complimentary tickets to any Three Rivers Music Theatre performances of the 2018-2019 season.
Admission: $15 General Admission, $10 Students
Location: Three Rivers Music Theatre, 212 Pearl Street

Moose Lake Fall Festival and Pumpkin Carving Day – Saturday, Oct. 27 @ 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Late in the fall is a great time to take in the color and aroma of the season offered at the village. Take a horse-drawn wagon ride through the village woods, enjoy watching the chainsaw masters as they continue to show their skills, carve/paint your own personal pumpkin, or shop at Mackey’s General Store. There’s fun for the whole family.
Admission: Free
Location: Moose Lake Christian Craft Village, 11330 E. 500 South LaOtto, Indiana

2018 SHE Expo – Saturday, Oct. 27 @ 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Bring your friends and family and enjoy shopping, relaxation and fun. Enjoy food samples from local restaurants and browse over 100 vendors including items like make-up, jewelry, clothing, cookware and much more. This year’s expo features two special guests: Nicole Curtis (NYT Bestselling Author; Host of HGTV’s Rehab Addict) and Addison Agen (Runner-Up on Season 13 of The Voice).
Admission: Free General Admission, $40-$50 VIP
Location: Allen County War Memorial Coliseum, 4000 Parnell Avenue

Heroes and Legends Wrestling XI – Saturday, Oct. 27 @ 7 p.m.
Featuring platinum guests: KEVIN NASH, SGT. SLAUGHTER, ULTIMO DRAGON w/ SONNY ONOO, AX & SMASH of DEMOLITION, TERRY TAYLOR A.K.A. THE RED ROOSTER, DOINK & DINK, HORNSWOGGLE, BRIAN PILLMAN JR., FALLAH BAHH, MARK HENRY, JEFF JARRETT, JIM CORNETTE, TEDDY LONG, THE ROCK N’ ROLL EXPRESS ,VIRGIL , FRANCINE , MADISON RAYNE JUSTIN CREDIBLE, KONGO KONG , SUGAR DUNKERTON, TEAM LEGE DAIRY, HEATHER OWENS AND MORE.
Admission: $15-$55
Location: Allen County War Memorial Coliseum, 4000 Parnell Avenue

Music + Mixology: The Rach 2 – Saturday, Oct. 27 @ 7:30 p.m. – midnight
An event that brings young professionals together for two things: fantastic music and delicious drinks. Being your evening by enjoying the Fort Wayne Philharmonic’s performance of the Masterworks Series: The Rach 2. After the concert, make a short walk to Copper Spoon (formerly known as Wine Down).
Admission: $30 (includes admission to Philharmonic performance and a drink at Copper Spoon)
Location: Fort Wayne Embassy Theatre, 125 W. Jefferson Boulevard

Eric Johnson – Saturday, Oct. 27 @ 8 p.m.
The guitar has been very good to Eric Johnson, earning him international renown as a player, composer, recording artist and live entertainer as well as an ever-growing audience of admirers. And Eric Johnson has been very good to the guitar, spotlighting its myriad melodic, sonic and lyrical splendors, paying homage to its heroes and innovators, collaborating and playing with many of its finest contemporary talents, and fostering its continuing vibrancy as a primarily instrumental genre in popular music.
Admission: $20-$49
Location: Clyde Theatre, 1808 Bluffton Road

Halloween Spooktacular – Sunday, Oct. 28 @ 2-3 p.m.
Family-friendly ghosts and goblins converge in costume at the Philharmonic’s annual concert of Halloween favorites. The afternoon begins with activities for kids in the lobby and the Instrument Petting Zoo, sponsored by the Philharmonic Friends, and ends with cherished music from John Williams’ score to the movie “Harry Potter.”
Admission: $15
Location: Auer Performance Hall at Purdue University Fort Wayne, 2101 E. Coliseum Boulevard

Dia de los Muertos Family Celebration – Sunday, Oct. 28 @ 2-6 p.m.
Experience this holiday through a community altar exhibition and an exhibition of Dia de los Muertos artwork collected by the Museum since 2012. Children’s activities will be available from 2-4 p.m., including hands-on activities. Celebrate the exhibitions with music, dancing, traditional folkloric costumed characters, desserts and Mexican food/drinks.
Admission: Free, suggested $3 donation
Location: Fort Wayne Museum of Art, 311 E. Main Street

Trunk or Treat – Sunday, Oct. 28 @ 3-5 p.m.
Bring your ghouls and goblins to this family-friendly event for sweet treats and meet adoptable dogs. The Fort Wayne Pitbull coalition will be in attendance with adoptables and merchandise.
Admission: N/A
Location: Heartland Hospice, 1315 Directors Row

Matt Maher & Zach Williams Concert – Sunday, Oct. 28 @ 6 p.m.
Canadian contemporary Christian music artist, songwriter, and worship leader, Matthew Maher is coming to the Coliseum along with American Christian rock artist Zach Williams.
Admission: $7-$57
Location: Allen County War Memorial Coliseum, 4000 Parnell Avenue

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